Ohio
Demographic Data






Ohio POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Ohio Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
11,689,100

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.0%
5 - 17:
16.4%
18 - 24:
9.2%
25 - 34:
13.1%
35 - 54:
24.9%
55 - 64:
13.8%
Over 65 Years:
16.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
90.4%
90.4%
College Graduated
28.3%
28.3%
Attending College
5.2%
5.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Ohio
$31,552
$31,552
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Ohio
$56,602
$56,602
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.0%

Employment Industries in OH

Healthcare
15.6%
15.6%
Manufacturing
15.3%
15.3%
Retail
11.4%
11.4%
Education
8.6%
8.6%
Accommodation
7.4%
7.4%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
5.7%
5.7%
Construction
5.4%
5.4%
Finance
4.9%
4.9%
Other
4.4%
4.4%
Transportation
4.4%
4.4%
Administration
3.8%
3.8%
Public Service
3.8%
3.8%
Wholesale
2.6%
2.6%
Arts
1.8%
1.8%
Information Technology
1.6%
1.6%
Real Estate
1.5%
1.5%
Utilities
0.8%
0.8%
Agriculture
0.7%
0.7%
Mining
0.3%
0.3%
Management
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
78.9%
78.9%
Black Or African American
12.2%
12.2%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Asian
2.2%
2.2%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.7%
2.7%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
3.8%
3.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
23.8%
23.8%
Unclassified
21.6%
21.6%
Irish
12.7%
12.7%
English
8.0%
8.0%
Italian
6.2%
6.2%
Polish
3.7%
3.7%
French
2.0%
2.0%
Scottish
1.8%
1.8%
Hungarian
1.5%
1.5%
European
1.4%
1.4%
Dutch
1.3%
1.3%
Welsh
1.0%
1.0%
Slovak
1.0%
1.0%
Scots-Irish
0.9%
0.9%
African
0.7%
0.7%
Swiss
0.6%
0.6%
British
0.6%
0.6%
Russian
0.6%
0.6%
Swedish
0.6%
0.6%
Czech
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
92.8%
92.8%
Spanish
2.3%
2.3%
German
0.9%
0.9%
Indic languages
0.6%
0.6%
African languages
0.4%
0.4%
Chinese
0.4%
0.4%
West Germanic languages
0.4%
0.4%
Arabic
0.4%
0.4%
French
0.2%
0.2%
Slavic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Other Asian languages
0.2%
0.2%
Hindi
0.2%
0.2%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
Serbo-Croatian
0.1%
0.1%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Gujarathi
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born OH Residents
4.6%